Refresher Courses: Neuro

RC 2111 - Neuroimaging: normal or abnormal?

July 16, 16:00 - 17:00 CEST

RC 2111-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
Sven Haller, Geneva / Switzerland
RC 2111-2
15 min
Common mistakes in neuroimaging
Johan Van Goethem, Antwerp / Belgium
1. To learn about some of the most common diagnostic mistakes in neuroradiology.
2. To identify normal variants in neuroradiology.
3. To differentiate normal variants from pathology.
RC 2111-3
15 min
Normal ageing and imaging of the elderly versus neurodegenerative disorders
Meike Vernooij, Rotterdam / Netherlands
1. To discuss the imaging hallmarks of normal brain ageing.
2. To highlight how knowledge of normal brain ageing on imaging can inform on and improve the assessment of neurodegeneration.
3. To demonstrate developments in this domain, such as artificial intelligence, that may influence clinical practice.
RC 2111-4
15 min
Vessel wall imaging
Hans Rolf Jäger, London / UK
1. To acquire knowledge about different vessel wall imaging techniques.
2. To distinguish pathological vessel wall enhancement from normal enhancement of the vasa vasorum and cerebral veins.
3. To become familiar with different patterns of vessel wall enhancement in inflammatory and non-inflammatory cerebrovascular diseases.
RC 2111-5
10 min
Panel discussion: Use of artificial intelligence to discriminate normal from abnormal exams